The Central Government has recently created a new Department of Disability Affairs which was earlier a part of the Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment. On the initiative of the Union Minister of Social Justice & Empowerment Shri Mukul
Good day. My neighbor is a differently able person [having 100% disability- certified by Govt] and getting monthly pension from Govt. He has no property/income except INR.1000/month from Govt. His son is a student and his brother is supporting to buy medicine and food. Now when he contacted Village Administrative officer, for income certificate to get assistance for the marriage of his daughter, the VAO says his income is more. I know my neighbor for a long time. He is really poor. Please inform me on who the onus is to prove the income.